AP English: Prose Nonfiction Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What makes an editorial different from the other types of articles?

Question 2 2. Why is an informed opinion more trustworthy than an opinion?

Question 3 3. Ethan is trying to convince Serena to go to a movie with him instead of studying for her mid-terms. This situation is an example of:

Question 4 4. What makes a speech different from an article?

Question 5 5. What makes literary nonfiction different from informational nonfiction?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following statements is a fact?

Question 7 7. Which is not autobiographical literary nonfiction?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is an example of persuasion through the use of logos ('logos' as in philosophy, not trademarks)?

Question 9 9. An article you read in a magazine where a celebrity answers questions is an example of what type of nonfiction?

Question 10 10. How is literary nonfiction different from fiction?

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Question 11 11. What are the two types of nonfiction?

Question 12 12. Biographies are written in which point of view?

Question 13 13. Which is not an article in a reference book?

Question 14 14. Which type of literary nonfiction is written on a daily basis?

Question 15 15. Which are types of informative nonfiction?

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Question 16 16. Which is not a type of article?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is a periodical that focuses on a specific scholarly discipline?

Question 18 18. Which type of literary nonfiction is not meant to be published or shared?

Question 19 19. Which of the following statements is an opinion?

Question 20 20. Autobiographies are written in which point of view?

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Question 21 21. Why might an autobiography be biased?

Question 22 22. What is the difference between the subject and the biographer?

Question 23 23. Which type of literary nonfiction is a short piece on a single topic?

Question 24 24. Which type of essay tries to convince the reader to believe or do something?

Question 25 25. Which is a characteristic of all nonfiction?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is NOT a type of persuasion?

AP English: Prose Nonfiction Chapter Exam Instructions

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